10. April 6, 2016: Edmonton Oilers greats gather to say goodbye to Rexall Place
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Gretzky, along with approximately 150 former Oilers are in attendance, including Mark Messier, Jari Kurri, Paul Coffey, Grant Fuhr and Glenn Anderson, for an emotional ceremony.
The current Oilers give the alumni and fans one more memorable moment with a 6-2 win against the Vancouver Canucks.
The Oilers will move to their new arena, Rogers Place, for the 2016-17 season.
11. May 25, 2016: Sharks advance to Stanley Cup Final for first time in their 25-
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The Sharks end a quarter-century’s worth of frustration with a 5-2 win against the Blues in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final at SAP Center.
Joel Ward scores twice and Martin Jones makes 24 saves for San Jose, which
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Sharks forwards Patrick Marleau and Joe Thornton had played a combined 2,778 NHL regular-season games, the most by two teammates each making their first Cup Final appearance, according to the Elias Sports Bureau.
“It’s a great night for those guys,” Sharks coach Peter DeBoer said.
12. Feb. 2, 2016: Center Connor McDavid scores in first game back from injury
McDavid, the No. 1 pick in the 2015 NHL Draft, scores in the Oilers’ 5-1 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Rexall Place after missing 37 games because of a broken clavicle.
The goal comes 9:58 into the second period when McDavid gets behind the
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“I definitely didn’t expect to be able to do that or play that kind of game,”
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13. Feb. 13, 2016: Shayne Gostisbehere becomes first rookie defenseman in NHL history to have 11-game point streak; extends streak to 15 games with OT goal vs. Toronto Maple Leafs
Gostisbehere bursts onto the NHL scene after being recalled by the Flyers on Nov. 14, 2015. He sets the NHL record for a point streak by a rookie defenseman after scoring a power-play goal 3:49 into the third period during a 2-1 loss against the New Jersey Devils at Wells Fargo Center. Gostisbehere passes former Colorado Rockies defenseman Barry Beck, who had two 10-game point streaks as a rookie in 1977-78.
One week later, Gostisbehere scores 29 seconds into overtime to give Philadelphia a 5-4 win against the Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre, and extends his point streak to 15 games.
“I’m living the dream,” said Gostisbehere, who had five goals and 13 assists
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14. April 24, 2016: Islanders win playoff series for first time since 1993
Captain John Tavares ends a 23-year drought when he scores at 10:41 of 2OT to give the Islanders a 2-1 win against the Panthers in Game 6 of the first round at Barclays Center.
It marks the Islanders’ first playoff series win since 1993, when they defeated the Capitals in six games in the first round.
“We went through the rebuilding stage with a young hockey club and went through some tough times, we knew eventually we’d get to this point,” Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. “I can’t be more proud of the group that we have, led by
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15. May 16, 2016: Sidney Crosby scores first career playoff overtime goal
After 112 playoff games, the Penguins captain gets his first overtime goal 40 seconds in to give Pittsburgh a 3-2 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final at Consol Energy Center.
The Penguins even the best-of-7 series after the Lightning won 3-1 in Game 1. Pittsburgh held a 2-0 lead in the first period before letting it slip away before intermission.
“[I] was just happy,” Crosby said. “Whether I’ve scored in the last seven games or haven’t scored in the last whatever, it feels good to get rewarded. I think we deserved that one tonight.”
16. Jan. 10, Jan. 19, 2016: Panthers, Blackhawks each win 12th straight game
Jagr and Jonathan Huberdeau score goals before the midway point of the first period and Al Montoya makes 24 saves for the Panthers, who extend their franchise-record win streak to 12 games with a 2-1 victory against the Oilers at Rexall Place on Jan. 10.
Florida becomes the first NHL team to win 12 consecutive games since the Boston Bruins in March 2014. The Panthers win their sixth straight on the road, also a franchise-best.
The Blackhawks also win their 12th in a row with a 4-1 victory against the Predators at Bridgestone Arena on Jan. 19. Kane scores two goals and gets an assist and Corey Crawford makes 38 saves.
It’s the longest win streak for Chicago since 2012-13 season, when it reeled off 11 consecutive victories.
17. April 3, 2016: Patrick Kane’s second regular-season hat trick gives him 100 points
The Blackhawks forward becomes the first American-born player in 20 years to reach 100 points when he gets three goals and an assist in a 6-4 win against the Bruins at United Center.
Kane is the first Blackhawks player to get 100 points in a season since Jeremy
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“It’s special,” Kane said. “That’s kind of a mark you always dream of hitting, and for it to happen this year in front of the home crowd with a few games left is pretty special.”
18. Jan. 24-25, 2016: Bobby Ryan scores goal, wins kid a puppy; Cam Atkinson scores hat trick, wins kid a puppy
Prior to a game against the New York Rangers, Ottawa Senators fan Cole Jansen holds up a sign for Ryan at Canadian Tire Centre that reads, “Bobby, Dad said if you score we get a puppy!”
The forward holds up his end of the bargain when he scores with 20 seconds remaining in the second periodof a 3-0 win. The Jensen family gets a puppy and names him Bobby.
In a similar situation the following night at Nationwide Arena, nine-year-old Blue Jackets fan Maddie Wright holds a sign for Atkinson that reads, “Dad says if 13 scores on my birthday we get a dog.”
Atkinson does Wright one better, scoring a hat trick in a 5-2 win against the Montreal Canadiens.
19. Jan. 30, 2016: Dylan Larkin sets fastest skater record, defenseman P.K. Subban pays homage to Jagr, and forward Joe Pavelski and defenseman Brent Burns bring kids onto the ice during breakaway challenge at NHL Skills Competition
In one of the more memorable NHL Skills Competitions at All-Star weekend, Larkin becomes the fastest skater in the history of that event, finishing his lap in 13.172 seconds during the Bridgestone Fastest Skater competition to break Mike Gartner’s record of 13.386 set in 1996. Larkin, 19, was born five months after Gartner set his record.
Subban, of the Montreal Canadiens at the time, honors Jagr by wearing a mullet wig, an old-school Jofa helmet and a Panthers jersey for the Breakaway Challenge.